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Ely Steak House

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216 E Shreidan, Ely, MN 55731
+1 218-365-7412
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Stone Lake
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a morning of dog sledding at Chilly Dogs, a ribeye dinner was in order and Ely Steak house delivered!! Thank you!

Thank Bonnie S
Ely, Minnesota
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49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, sister and I came to the steakhouse on New Years Eve to do some karaoke and have some drinks. We played a round of pool and met some interesting people. They have a little area to step outside for smokers. The bartender was nice and the alcohol was potent. We had a great time! I loved singing, "More... More 

Thank angiebaby007
Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

A crowd of us went to the Ely Steak House for dinner while staying at a local resort. There were a dozen rowdy guys in the crowd. We had great meals and service there. Many of us returned on separate occasions.

Thank Rich S
Bentonville, Arkansas
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

It was ok. My steak was very thin and chewy which always lets me down for the price. I was looking forward to something more. The fish was good... maybe that is their specialty? The atmosphere was very fun and the server was super nice too. Good environment, but if you are a foodie... may want to keep on trucking.

Thank FT2002
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

They prepare your steak very well. The flavor is excellent. Service was good and the pricing is fair. It's really the only place in Ely for a good steak dinner that won't break the bank. This was my third time dinning there and I will certainly return when in Ely.

Thank Tom S
Thunder Bay, Canada
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The Ely Steakhouse serves one of the best prime rib dinners I have ever had. The prime rib was cooked to perfection and the size of the meal was too much for one sitting. Although it was on the Harvest Moon weekend, we still managed to get a setting without a very lengthy wait. The staff was very courteous and... More 

Thank Bernie S
Saint Louis Park, Minnesota
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80 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing food - ordered breaded mushroom and veggie burger with fries and coleslaw! Oh so delicious! One of the best I have had and to find a delicious veggie burger was like discovering a food gold mine Hubby ordered steak and escargots- yummylicious, he exclaimed! Our server was wonderful and the food and ambience: super-duper! Whenever we visit Ely again,... More 

Thank SeemaTiwari
Wyoming, MN
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Once each year I visit Ely and no trip would be complete without a stop at the Steakhouse. They never disappoint. They know how to cook a steak the way you want it. Medium rare is what I ordered and that's what I got. The service was great, The salad was fresh, the potato was to big, but who would... More 

Thank Dick J
Anoka, Minnesota
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Should have known when we walked in, first thing happened we went to the desk and they totally ignored my wife and took the party that came in behind us. When I called them on it they found us a table. We were seated and waited 15 min while other couples that were seated after we were had their drink... More 

Thank Phil F
thunder bay
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This restaurant is so comfortable and relaxed. Fantastic staff. Super friendly and helpful. We had 4 persons in our party. We all had the Octoberfest special. Was better than schnitzel we had in Germany. We all enjoyed it. Reasonable prices.

Thank mbthunderbay

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 E Shreidan, Ely, MN 55731
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Ely
  • Phone Number: +1 218-365-7412

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?